Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › Graphics Cards - General › Bake your Graphics Card in the Oven Fix " IT WORKED"
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Bake your Graphics Card in the Oven Fix " IT WORKED" - Page 47

post #461 of 748
I just resurrected my HD 4870.
It was displaying artifacts, some vertical stripes and Blue Screen of Death when it tried to boot.
I'm so damn happy, thanks to the guy that discovered this.
And for the others, don't doubt to do it, I researched all over internet to see if this was safe, I admit I was scared but at the end I did it and worked.

specool.gif
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Q6600 ASRock P43DE3 Sapphire HD 4870 1GB Patriot "Sector 5" DDR3 2GBx2 
Hard DriveOptical DriveMonitorPower
Seagate Barracuda 500GB DELL 19" LCD Thermaltake Toughpower 750W 
Case
NZXT 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Q6600 ASRock P43DE3 Sapphire HD 4870 1GB Patriot "Sector 5" DDR3 2GBx2 
Hard DriveOptical DriveMonitorPower
Seagate Barracuda 500GB DELL 19" LCD Thermaltake Toughpower 750W 
Case
NZXT 
  hide details  
Reply
post #462 of 748
Quote:
Originally Posted by xerox713;14032406 
I just resurrected my HD 4870.
It was displaying artifacts, some vertical stripes and Blue Screen of Death when it tried to boot.
I'm so damn happy, thanks to the guy that discovered this.
And for the others, don't doubt to do it, I researched all over internet to see if this was safe, I admit I was scared but at the end I did it and worked.

specool.gif

Great job,Happy for you.biggrin.gif
Black Edition
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon X4 870K @ 4.50 ASUS A68HM-Plus FM2+ EVGA GeForce GTX 760 Crucial Ballistix Sports (8GB.) (DDR3-1600) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB. Toshiba (500GB.) Hitachi Deskstar (500GB.) WD Ultra Passport 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung DVD Burner 24X SH-224DB/BEBE Cooler Master Hyper T4 Windows 10 Pro x64 Samsung S23A350H 23" 1080p 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G105 Gaming Keyboard CORSAIR CX series CX600M 600W Thermaltake V3 Black Edition Logitech G300s Gaming Mouse 
Audio
ASUS DG 5.1 DD 
  hide details  
Reply
Black Edition
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon X4 870K @ 4.50 ASUS A68HM-Plus FM2+ EVGA GeForce GTX 760 Crucial Ballistix Sports (8GB.) (DDR3-1600) 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB. Toshiba (500GB.) Hitachi Deskstar (500GB.) WD Ultra Passport 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung DVD Burner 24X SH-224DB/BEBE Cooler Master Hyper T4 Windows 10 Pro x64 Samsung S23A350H 23" 1080p 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G105 Gaming Keyboard CORSAIR CX series CX600M 600W Thermaltake V3 Black Edition Logitech G300s Gaming Mouse 
Audio
ASUS DG 5.1 DD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #463 of 748
Guys when you bake it, do you place the card with the gpu side down or up?

I'm going to have to bake my 4850X2 and I've heard that some people had capacitors and other stuff falling off.

I wouldn't want that to happen.
Small Black Box
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 955BE K9A2VM-FD ASUS GTX560 OCZ DDR2 PC2-8000 2 x 2 GB Platinum Edition 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingKeyboard
Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm WD Caviar Green  CM N520 Cpu Cooler Microsoft Sidewinder X6 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer 610W CM Elite 342 Logitech G9x ARTISAN HIEN-Value 
  hide details  
Reply
Small Black Box
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 955BE K9A2VM-FD ASUS GTX560 OCZ DDR2 PC2-8000 2 x 2 GB Platinum Edition 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingKeyboard
Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm WD Caviar Green  CM N520 Cpu Cooler Microsoft Sidewinder X6 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer 610W CM Elite 342 Logitech G9x ARTISAN HIEN-Value 
  hide details  
Reply
post #464 of 748
Quote:
Originally Posted by lurkingdevil;14048336 
Guys when you bake it, do you place the card with the gpu side down or up?

I'm going to have to bake my 4850X2 and I've heard that some people had capacitors and other stuff falling off.

I wouldn't want that to happen.

If gravity wants objects to push/pull downward then you want the board to be on the underside of the objects you intend to reflow for two reasons.

1. The objects can't fall off the board.

2. The objects will reflow as intended w/the weight keeping them in place from said gravity holding them objects in place. additionally they will stay in place while the solder cools.

Hope that helps clear things up for you and makes a little more sense of things. wink.gif
Edited by N2Gaming - 6/29/11 at 12:31pm
Black N Blue Baby
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Ph II X4 955 BE (C3) @ 3.5GHz MSI NF980-G65 PCS R9 380 4GB 8GB Crucial Ballistix Tracer BL2KIT25664TN1337 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2TB WD Black WD2003FZEX LG 20x DVD Lightscribe Burner Win7 Ult x64  Samsung LN-S4095D 1080P 40" LCD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX1000w Mod'd Antec Nine Hundred Logitech G9x 
Mouse Pad
Big Black Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
Black N Blue Baby
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Ph II X4 955 BE (C3) @ 3.5GHz MSI NF980-G65 PCS R9 380 4GB 8GB Crucial Ballistix Tracer BL2KIT25664TN1337 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2TB WD Black WD2003FZEX LG 20x DVD Lightscribe Burner Win7 Ult x64  Samsung LN-S4095D 1080P 40" LCD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX1000w Mod'd Antec Nine Hundred Logitech G9x 
Mouse Pad
Big Black Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #465 of 748
Baked a 360 motherboard back to life yesterday.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Xeon w3680 Gigabyte X58A-UD3R GTX 295 Engineering Samples 2X Corsair XMS3 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Sandisk SSD Seagate Corsair H50 W7 Ult 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Viewsonic VA1912wb Viewsonic VA912b K350 CM HAF 
Mouse
Logitech M570 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Xeon w3680 Gigabyte X58A-UD3R GTX 295 Engineering Samples 2X Corsair XMS3 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Sandisk SSD Seagate Corsair H50 W7 Ult 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Viewsonic VA1912wb Viewsonic VA912b K350 CM HAF 
Mouse
Logitech M570 
  hide details  
Reply
post #466 of 748
Quote:
Originally Posted by N2Gaming;14048942 
If gravity wants objects to push/pull downward then you want the board to be on the underside of the objects you intend to reflow for two reasons.

1. The objects can't fall off the board.

2. The objects will reflow as intended w/the weight keeping them in place from said gravity holding them objects in place. additionally they will stay in place while the solder cools.

Hope that helps clear things up for you and makes a little more sense of things. wink.gif

I thought that too but I see that there are SMT componenets on either side.
And some people posted pictures of the card placed upside down with the gpu and caps facing down eek.gif
Small Black Box
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 955BE K9A2VM-FD ASUS GTX560 OCZ DDR2 PC2-8000 2 x 2 GB Platinum Edition 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingKeyboard
Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm WD Caviar Green  CM N520 Cpu Cooler Microsoft Sidewinder X6 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer 610W CM Elite 342 Logitech G9x ARTISAN HIEN-Value 
  hide details  
Reply
Small Black Box
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 955BE K9A2VM-FD ASUS GTX560 OCZ DDR2 PC2-8000 2 x 2 GB Platinum Edition 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingKeyboard
Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm WD Caviar Green  CM N520 Cpu Cooler Microsoft Sidewinder X6 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer 610W CM Elite 342 Logitech G9x ARTISAN HIEN-Value 
  hide details  
Reply
post #467 of 748
Quote:
Originally Posted by lurkingdevil;14052727 
I thought that too but I see that there are SMT componenets on either side.
And some people posted pictures of the card placed upside down with the gpu and caps facing down eek.gif

Thats the way its supposed to be done...
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Xeon w3680 Gigabyte X58A-UD3R GTX 295 Engineering Samples 2X Corsair XMS3 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Sandisk SSD Seagate Corsair H50 W7 Ult 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Viewsonic VA1912wb Viewsonic VA912b K350 CM HAF 
Mouse
Logitech M570 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Xeon w3680 Gigabyte X58A-UD3R GTX 295 Engineering Samples 2X Corsair XMS3 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Sandisk SSD Seagate Corsair H50 W7 Ult 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardCase
Viewsonic VA1912wb Viewsonic VA912b K350 CM HAF 
Mouse
Logitech M570 
  hide details  
Reply
post #468 of 748
Quote:
Originally Posted by MR KROGOTH;14053067 
Thats the way its supposed to be done...

You just contradicted N2Gaming a few posts back.

Now I'm confused.
Small Black Box
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 955BE K9A2VM-FD ASUS GTX560 OCZ DDR2 PC2-8000 2 x 2 GB Platinum Edition 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingKeyboard
Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm WD Caviar Green  CM N520 Cpu Cooler Microsoft Sidewinder X6 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer 610W CM Elite 342 Logitech G9x ARTISAN HIEN-Value 
  hide details  
Reply
Small Black Box
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II 955BE K9A2VM-FD ASUS GTX560 OCZ DDR2 PC2-8000 2 x 2 GB Platinum Edition 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingKeyboard
Seagate Barracuda 7200rpm WD Caviar Green  CM N520 Cpu Cooler Microsoft Sidewinder X6 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
PC P&C Silencer 610W CM Elite 342 Logitech G9x ARTISAN HIEN-Value 
  hide details  
Reply
post #469 of 748
Quote:
Originally Posted by lurkingdevil;14052727 
And some people posted pictures of the card placed upside down with the gpu and caps facing down eek.gif

Did you watch the video's linked in the very first post. Clearly the GPU chips are face up. wink.gif

Edit: Sorry it looks like Jago removed the video's from his youtube account for some reason. Trust me if you look carefully at the images in the first post you can see the GPU chip is facing up ^
Quote:
Originally Posted by MR KROGOTH;14053067 
Thats the way its supposed to be done...
OK you keep doing it that way then.

For me I'd rather have gravity pull the weight of the GPU chip back onto the board to allow better reflow. I can always solder small caps & other things back onto the board should that ever happen.

I think the boards that have that issue w/the componats faling off must of been baked to long or cooked at to high of temperature which is not good any way.

Sorry I have not kept up w/this thread post by post but it just don't make any sense to reflow the cards w/the GPU chips facing down. kookoo.gif
Edited by N2Gaming - 6/30/11 at 9:50am
Black N Blue Baby
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Ph II X4 955 BE (C3) @ 3.5GHz MSI NF980-G65 PCS R9 380 4GB 8GB Crucial Ballistix Tracer BL2KIT25664TN1337 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2TB WD Black WD2003FZEX LG 20x DVD Lightscribe Burner Win7 Ult x64  Samsung LN-S4095D 1080P 40" LCD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX1000w Mod'd Antec Nine Hundred Logitech G9x 
Mouse Pad
Big Black Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
Black N Blue Baby
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Ph II X4 955 BE (C3) @ 3.5GHz MSI NF980-G65 PCS R9 380 4GB 8GB Crucial Ballistix Tracer BL2KIT25664TN1337 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
2TB WD Black WD2003FZEX LG 20x DVD Lightscribe Burner Win7 Ult x64  Samsung LN-S4095D 1080P 40" LCD TV 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX1000w Mod'd Antec Nine Hundred Logitech G9x 
Mouse Pad
Big Black Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #470 of 748
A safer way is also to just use a heat gun from Lowes or Home Depot. Usually you just need to heat the underside of the GPU (as well as 360 motherboards) to get it to work. Awesome post!
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
My One and Only
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 760 @ 4.1GHz MSI P55-CD53 EVGA GTX 570 SC 8 GB Mushkin Blackline DDR3 PC1333 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Blue Lite-On DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit AOC 23" LED LCD 1920 x 1080 
PowerCaseMouse
Silverstone 1000W Modular CM HAF 922 Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Graphics Cards - General
Overclock.net › Forums › Graphics Cards › Graphics Cards - General › Bake your Graphics Card in the Oven Fix " IT WORKED"